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■(TB) 'Marching Orders'

2010, Ghio

'Marching Orders' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2009). Seedling# 02-86X3. TB, 37" (94 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards rusty mahogany; style arms brass; falls bright violet, mahogany edges, brass shoulders; beards gold. Seedling# 00-50T: (seedling# 97-80-I2, 'Current Events' sibling, x seedling# 97-135R2: (U94-5E, unknown, x 'Saturday Night Live')) X seedling# 99-62B2, 'Trial By Fire' sibling. Bay View 2010.

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From Bay View Gardens catalog, 2010: MARCHING ORDERS, 37 inches, EM. Beautiful broad blossoms on well branched stalks. The tight ruffly standards are rusty mahogany. The falls are bright violet with mahogany edges. Brass shoulders and style arms and bright gold beards accent this creation. Bubble ruffling makes this a very delectable origination. No. 02-86X3: 00-50T:(97-80- 12: Current Events sib, x 97-125R2: (U94-5E, unknown, x Saturday Night Live)) X 99-62B2,Trial By Fire sib. $50.00


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- JanLauritzen - 2010-06-27
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DSCN5335.JPGJPG DSCN5335.JPG manage 70 K 23 Apr 2011 - 05:25 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN5342.JPGJPG DSCN5342.JPG manage 70 K 23 Apr 2011 - 05:26 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
KMarchingOrders2kp.JPGJPG KMarchingOrders2kp.JPG manage 45 K 07 Jan 2013 - 16:53 KentPfeiffer Taken at Keith Keppel's garden on May 23, 2011
MarchingOrders01.jpgjpg MarchingOrders01.jpg manage 74 K 10 Oct 2014 - 22:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Garden
MarchingOrders_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg MarchingOrders_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 73 K 27 Jun 2010 - 21:32 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2010 Convention in Madison, WI
marchingorders01.jpgjpg marchingorders01.jpg manage 136 K 23 Jan 2019 - 21:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bay View Gardens
marchingorders02.jpgjpg marchingorders02.jpg manage 118 K 23 Jan 2019 - 21:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bay View Gardens
marchingorders5.JPGJPG marchingorders5.JPG manage 165 K 28 Nov 2023 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Smokin Heights-Australia
marchingorders8.jpgjpg marchingorders8.jpg manage 52 K 05 Apr 2013 - 18:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
marchingorders9.jpgjpg marchingorders9.jpg manage 65 K 15 May 2013 - 22:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
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